James J. Corbett was born on September 1, 1866 in San Francisco, California. He won the World Heavyweight Title from John L. Sullivan on September 7, 1892. He retired after losing to Jim Jeffries on August 14, 1903 with a final record of 11-4-2 with 2 no contests and 7 KO's. Presented here is an original, first generation, antique photo of Jim Corbett.
This antique photo of Corbett measures 3 1/2 inches by 5 1/2 inc hes.there is a crease in th eupper right corner.The other corners and edges show some wear.The back has the number 23 written in pencil.The image is clean.